Lightshade Dispensary - Barnum (6th Ave & Federal Blvd)


Sunday 10AM–8:45PM
Monday 10AM–8:45PM
Tuesday 10AM–8:45PM
Wednesday 10AM–8:45PM
Thursday 10AM–8:45PM
Friday 10AM–8:45PM
Saturday 10AM–8:45PM

445 Federal Blvd. Denver, CO, 80204

Barnum Dispensary in West Denver

Recreational Dispensary serving recreational cannabis customers (Adult 21+)

Conveniently located in Barnum, Lightshade’s West Denver Dispensary serves up the highest quality cannabis products. We’ve got you covered whether you’re a visitor seeking an authentic Colorado cannabis experience or a local stocking up on your favorite premium products after a long work week.

Inside View of Counters at Lightshdade Barnum

Available Cannabis Products

Our Barnum dispensary is a neighborhood standby stocked with all the essentials for recreational cannabis consumers over 21, from flower to vapes to edibles and beyond, supplying the perfect cannabis product for any occasion.

Accepted Payments

If you don’t have cash on you, no worries! We have a convenient on-site ATM where you can withdraw whatever you need. Of course, you’re also welcome to pay using a debit card.

Nearby Neighborhoods

In the heart of West Denver, Lightshade’s dispensary on Federal is close to many residential neighborhoods. So if you’re in any of the following areas searching “Dispensary near me,” we’ve got you covered:

Nearby Restaurants

Got the munchies? We’ve got you covered. Here are some of our budtenders’ favorite spots to eat in the Barnum area:

  • Looking Good Restaurant for Greek, American, and Mexican diner classics served in a laid-back family-run atmosphere.
  • Los Carboncitos for authentic Mexican alambre meals served in an open kitchen.
  • Saigon Bowl for huge, affordable portions of delicious Vietnamese street food classics.
  • Grandpa’s Burger Haven for some of the biggest and best burgers in the neighborhood and awesome shakes and malts.
  • Pepper’s for down home takes on Greek, American, and Mexican food and the fluffiest pancakes in town.

Nearby Hotels

If you’re here for a visit, you’re in luck—there are plenty of great places to stay near our Barnum dispensary. Here are some of our top picks:

Barnum Entertainment

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Visit Our Barnum Neighborhood Dispensary

Denver’s Barnum neighborhood features beautiful parks, diverse ethnic cuisines, and Colorado’s premier dispensary (Lightshade).

Whether you’re an experienced local stocking up on favorites, or a Colorado visitor planning your first dispensary visit, Lightshade’s Barnum dispensary is here for your cannabis needs.

About Barnum

Named for famed circus mogul PT Barnum, Denver’s Barnum neighborhood is a lot more low-key than its origins suggest. A cute residential area with plenty of curbside appeal, Barnum is home to some of our favorite local businesses, parks, and places to stroll.

Cannabis Flower Brands at Lightshade
4 happy Lightshade Barnum Employees


Plenty! Park in the convenient lot beside the entrance.

Yes! We’re located close to some of our favorite restaurants—scroll up for a list of our favorite spots to check out.

1.8 miles, or a 4 minute drive

Yes! There are bike lanes on either side of Lightshade Barnum, including bike paths through Barnum Park.

As a dispensary that serves recreational clients, we strive to make our facilities accessible to all. If there’s something extra we can do to accommodate your visit, talk to a budtender—we’re here to help.

Hey neighbors! We’re conveniently located to many of Denver’s best neighborhoods, including:

Many! We’re right next door to the beautiful Barnum Park and Phil Milstein Park, Frog Hollow Park, Barnum East Park, and the Weir Gulch trail.

There’s lots to do near Barnum! Drive ten minutes to the Children’s Museum or the excellent Pedro Sanchez Park. Adventurous types can enjoy a hike or kayak run at Confluence Park or test their skills at a Room 5280 escape room. History buffs can dig deep at the Colorado History Center or the Denver Firefighters Museum.

Yes! The 30 and 31 bus route stops at the Federal Blvd and 5th avenue stop right across the street from our Barnum dispensary location.

No, but you can quickly transfer to the 31 bus from the 15L light rail stop at 15ht and California Street.

No, Lightshade Barnum IS NOT a Medical Cannabis Dispensary.

Yes! We welcome all recreational consumers over the age of 21.

It’s up to you! Swing by for a quick ten or fifteen minutes to pick up a product you love or linger for as long as you like for an in-depth consultation with our expert budtenders.

Sadly not yet, but watch this space.

Check the specials section of our website, or ask your friendly neighborhood budtender for a recommendation.